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A/V Geeks
by Cinecraft, Inc,; American Iron and Steel Institute,; Modern Talking Picture Service, inc,; Inland Steel Company
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Describes the steel industry's progress, programs, and research in air and water pollution control. Shows the various types of pollution control procedures and equipment used throughout the steel manufacturing process, including dust catchers, air cleaning systems, furnace air control systems, separators, cooling towers, and waste lagoons. Explains how airborne pollutants are precipitated away before air is returned to the atmosphere through the basic oxygen process, and how oil, sludge, and...
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Topics: avgeeks, pollution, steel industry
A/V Geeks
by National Safety Council.; Journal Films, inc.
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eye 3,218
favorite 16
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Informs industrial workers, students, and the general public of the importance of the hand in all types of work situations. Stresses hand safety. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact  A/V Geeks LLC .
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Topics: workplace safety, hands
A/V Geeks
by Fine Hardwoods Association and Hardwood Plywood Manufacturers Assoc. Modern Talking Picture Service
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eye 2,155
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Twilight Zone creator Rod Serling describes how beautiful figures are selected and matched together. Shows how hardwood plywood is made in engineered panels to provide maximum durability and stability to bring the authenticity and beauty of the world's finest cabinet woods within the budget of the average American family. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
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Topics: rod serling, hardwoods, assembly line
Prelinger Archives
by Dudley Pictures Corp.
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eye 6,915
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The "story of a new South whose roots are embedded deep in the honored tradition of the old." Shows the economy of the Southeast, white and African American workers, cities, and daily life, all in the context of railroad business and operations. Producer and Director: Carl Dudley. Script: Herman Boxer.
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Topics: U.S.: Southeast, Transportation: Railroad, Labor: 1940s
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by Castle Films
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eye 27.1M
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Complete presentation of the banana industry from the clearing of the jungle and the planting to the shipment of the fruit to the American markets.
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Topics: Agriculture: Bananas, Central America
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by Castle Films
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Elegy to the sour fruit: how it's farmed and how it's used, with some unusual applications.
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Topics: Agriculture: Citrus, California: History and culture
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by William J. Ganz Co.
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United Fruit's paternalistic vision of Central America and its banana business.
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Topics: Latin America, Agriculture: Bananas
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by Vision Associates
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Loving tribute to America's favorite stimulant.
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Topic: Coffee
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by William J. Ganz Company
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Title card: This film was made possible by the cooperation of: The A&P Coffee Division and the Great Atlantic and Pacific Tea Company
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Topics: Motion Pictures: Sponsored, Consumerism, Agriculture: Food Industry, Beverage Industry, Coffee
A/V Geeks
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A cautionary film for convenience store owners about underage alcohol sales. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
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Topic: happy alcohol
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0703 PA8668 Beatrice Foods News Reports from Around the World
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0703 PA8668 Beatrice Foods News Reports from Around the World
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by Film Originals
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Advocates increased airport construction, especially in rural America. Describes the centrality of general aviation to the U.S. economy. With many images of American townscapes, especially in rural areas; small-town airports; and businesspeople using small airplanes to expedite their activities. Tech Director: Chet Moulton. Narrator: Marx Hartman. Recording: Cinesound.
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Topics: Aviation: General, Aviation: Airports, Rural America
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
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eye 22,627
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Surreal film on measurement of tiny quantities, made as soft-sell promotional piece for Chevrolet automobiles. Excellent stop-motion march of slide rules, compasses, gauge blocks and micrometers at end.
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Topics: Physics: Measurement, Engineering, Animation: Stop-motion
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
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Surreal film on measurement of tiny quantities.
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Topics: Physics: Measurement, Engineering, Animation: Stop-motion
A/V Geeks
by John Colburn Associates.; Colburn Film Distributors, inc.
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Explains the basic principles and operations of electronic computers and the use of binary arithmetic. Discusses unusual uses of the computers in order to stimulate interest in careers in mathematics and science. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
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Topics: avgeeks, computers, binary, arithmetic
A/V Geeks
by Moody Institute of Science
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Introduces the idea of sense perceptions, demonstrating that the human brain is the interpreter for sensory reception. Discusses sense perception and aids in study of light and sound. Describes the responses of the body to the many stimuli it receives and the limitations of the senses ; explains that visual perception depends heavily on past experience. Gives examples with Stratton's psychological experiment involving inverted vision. To license this film and get a higher quality version for...
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Topics: avgeeks, science, senses, perception, moody institute of science
British Government Public Information Films
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The work of mobile film units and the Central Film Library in distributing films of social and educational value all over the country
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Topics: Central Film Library, education
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by Holmes (Burton) Films, Inc.
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Careers in photography and cinematography.
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Topics: Occupations: Photography, Media: Photography, Motion pictures: Production
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
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Presents the case for motion study in the workplace and advises supervisors on how to convince skeptics that it is a good thing.
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Topics: Time and motion study, Gender roles
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
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Expansive tribute to the "Woman American," her thrifty purchasing habits, and the American system of mass production.
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Topics: Consumerism, Gender roles, Families: 1960s
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
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Expansive tribute to the "Woman American," her thrifty purchasing habits, and the American system of mass production.
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Topics: Consumerism, Gender roles, Families: 1960s
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by Wilding Picture Productions, Inc. Chicago
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How newspapers are produced, beginning in the forest.
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Topic: Media: Newspapers
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
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Animated character "Tommy Telephone" produces a telephone by assembling 433 separate parts.
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Topics: Animation: Stop-motion, Communication: Telephone, Animation: Advertising
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by Audio Productions, Inc.
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Instructional film for telephone operators.
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Topics: Communication: Telephone, Occupations: Communications, Gender roles
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by Audio Productions, Inc.
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Instructional film for telephone operators.
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Topics: Communication: Telephone, Occupations: Communications, Gender roles
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by Fairbanks (Jerry) Productions
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A young man sketches a generic human (ÂMr. ManÂ) who takes us back through history to show us how humans developed a need to communicate and the devices to do so. Then shows us how telephones enable the modern mid-Sixties world. Part-animated by the master John Hubley. Directed by Jean Yarbrough. Educational Research and Story: W.H. Schneider. Animation: John Hubley. With Wright King (Uncle Bill); Pat Cardi (Jimmy); Pam Ferden (Susie); Richard Webb (Police Captain).
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Topics: Communication: Telephone, Animation, 1960s
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by Murphy (Owen) Productions
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Employee orientation film for telephone company workers explaining structure and corporate values of the Bell System. With excellent footage of communications workers and everyday life, in Technicolor.
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Topics: Communication: Telephone, Occupations: General, Occupations: Electronics
Cooking - movies
by Holmes (Burton) Films, Inc.
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favorite 14
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Vocational film about careers in baking.
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Topics: Occupations: Baking industry, Food
Academic Film Archive of North America
by Carroll Films
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Shows the San Jose Mercury News of 1970 in all elements of production. Briefly shows the IBM 1130 mainframe computer (http://www-03.ibm.com/ibm/history/exhibits/1130/1130_intro.html)
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Topics: publishing, media
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by Interlude Films
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A group of children, all wearing ape masks, rides their bicycles to the park for a picnic. Along the way, all but one are eliminated for violating basic bike safety rules. This strange film was narrated by Edward Everett Horton. Script and Direction: Dale Jennings. Photography: Max Hutto. Art Direction: Ralph Hulett. With Dick Hutto, Janice Powell, Lucie Hagens, Ralph Hulett, Clyde L. Johnson, Dave Hembree, Colleen Hutto, Charles Hagens, Kevin Lindsay, Dan Whitehead, Don Moody, Diane Chambers,...
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Topics: Bicycles, Safety: Bicycle, Animals: Apes
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Applies graphic sensitivity to medium in cartoon form, and traces the history of storing and analyzing information from the days of the cavemen to today's age of electronic brains.
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Topic: need keyword
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PA9049 Communications Primer, A 16 Eastmancolor print
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by Telefilm Industries, Inc.
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comment 1
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comment 1
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comment 1
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by Thompson Ramo Wooldridge, Inc.
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Simon Ramo's concept of "polymorphic" computing is laid out in stop-motion animation, accompanied by acoustic guitar. The film anticipates parallel, distributed processing and the architecture of ARPANET and the Internet.
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Topics: computing history, information technology, networks, networking, Internet, Simon Ramo,...
A/V Geeks
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favorite 9
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Portrays the menace foreign plant and animal pests present to U S Agriculture and Public Health. Shows how tourists unwittingly bring serious foreign pests into the United States in innocent looking items. Depicts Inspections carried on to stop these invasions. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
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Topics: tourists, souvenirs, government
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by Dudley Pictures Corporation
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Railroads and how they keep the U.S. economy rolling.
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Topic: Transportation: Railroad
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by Zenith Cinema Services, Inc.
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Operations of the Rock Island Lines. Includes shots of high-speed "Rocket" freight trains; the operation of classification yards; and scenes of agricultural and industrial areas served by the railroad. Writer and Director: John A. McGee.
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Topics: Transportation: Railroad, U.S.: Midwest, Occupations: Railroad
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by Sutherland (John) Productions
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Animated classic presenting what an atom is, how energy is released from certain kinds of atoms, the peacetime uses of atomic energy and the byproducts of nuclear fission.
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Topics: Atomic-nuclear: Energy, Physics, Animation
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
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Dramatic demonstration of the properties and uses of Mylar.
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Topic: Materials: Plastics
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
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Dramatic demonstration of the properties and uses of Mylar.
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Topic: Materials: Plastics
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by MPO Productions, Inc.
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Designing and building the symbol of the 1964 New York World's Fair.
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Topic: World's Fairs: New York, 1964
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by Unknown
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Operations of the Southern Pacific Railroad, with many images of the territory that it serves. With excellent footage of snow management and removal operations in the Sierra Nevada mountains.
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Topics: Transportation: Railroad, U.S.: West, California: History and culture
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by Unknown
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eye 29,571
favorite 24
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Operations of the Southern Pacific Railroad, with many images of the territory that it serves. With excellent footage of snow management and removal operations in the Sierra Nevada mountains.
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Topics: Transportation: Railroad, U.S.: West, California: History and culture
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by Dudley Pictures Corporation
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favorite 26
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Importance of railroads in the U.S. economy, with many great running views of freight and passenger trains.
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Topic: Transportation: Railroad
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
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favorite 13
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Properties and uses of modern plastics in the post-World War II era.
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Topic: Materials: Plastics
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
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Everything there is to know about the New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad.
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Topic: Transportation: Railroad
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
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Everything there is to know about the New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad.
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Topic: Transportation: Railroad
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
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Everything there is to know about the New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad.
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Topic: Transportation: Railroad
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by Flaherty (Robert) (?)
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Explains through animation the process of photosynthesis, and discusses its importance to our daily lives.
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Topic: Biology
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
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Bowling made respectable and appealing to middle-class Americans through modernization and "Populuxe" design.
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Topics: Recreation, Sports: Bowling, Families
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by Holmes (Burton) Films, Inc.
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Work of the electrician in three major fields: power and lighting, communication, and transportation.
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Topic: Occupations: Electrical
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by Encyclopaedia Britannica Films, Inc.
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How color relationships and coordination are applied to art, hair styling, eyes, complexion, dress and home decoration. Narrator: James A. Brill. Educational Collaborator: Eliot O'Hara, N.A.
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Topics: Perception: Color, Art and artists: Technique, Fashion
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by Rippey, Henderson and Bucknum, Inc.
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The Colorizer system of paint matching and mixing, with a tribute to the role color consciousness plays in everyday life and modern design.
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Topics: Perception: Color, Design, Houses and homes: Paint
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
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Sponsored film promoting ultraviolet light: its history, physics and health-giving properties.
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Topic: Medicine: Light therapy
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
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Sponsored film promoting ultraviolet light: its history, physics and health-giving properties.
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Topic: Medicine: Light therapy
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
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Importance of railroads to 1950s America. Directed by Haford Kerbawy.
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Topic: Transportation: Railroad
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
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Importance of railroads to 1950s America. Directed by Haford Kerbawy.
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Topic: Transportation: Railroad
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PA8640 Mechanical Engineering at duPont
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Topics: Motion Pictures: Sponsored, Engineering, Occupations: Scientific
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Uses small models to explain how power is generated to run machines.
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Topic: need keyword
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0575 PA8519 DEW Line Story, The
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0575 PA8519 DEW Line Story, The
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0729 PA8999 How Man Made Day
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0728 PA8883 Story of Shoes, A
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0728 PA8883 Story of Shoes, A
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